Jan 23, 2013 6:00pm EST
. >> good luck to my as i say sabrina having a baby any minute. plx long. >> steve. >> money coming out of apple has to go someplace else. amazon, like it. >> samsung and the whole supply chain. >> one more check on shares on apple, down by just about 10%. the last time this stock was down 10% during the may flash crash on earnings. it was p12008. having an impact on the qs. i'm melissa lee. see you tomorrow at 9:00 for "squawk on the street." "mad money" with jim cramer starts right now. >>> i'm jim cramer. and welcome to my world. >> you need to get in the game. going out of business and he's nuts! they're nuts! they know nothing! i always like to say there's a bull market somewhere. "mad money," you can't afford to miss it. hey, i'm cramer. welcome to "mad money," welcome to cramerica. other people want to make friends, trying to save you a little money. my job is not just to entertain but to educate and put things in perspective. call me at 1-800-743-cnbc. not everything in the market can be explained by cold hard facts. not everything is rational or even cut and dried or it can eve
Jan 23, 2013 11:00pm EST
. because, alas, without steve jobs, apple, as i've been saying @jimcramer on twitter, i said this is not a stock using traditional metrics, it's not magical anymore like a netflix, linkedin or amazon that are not bound by the gravity of the earth. that's okay. it just isn't -- just because it isn't magical doesn't mean it's automatically a loser. especially considering how cheap the stock has become after its shellacking. there's not as much to write home about here. including no more omg products, it isn't going to get the love it needs to go back to where it was. so bemoan, be upset i'm not pounding the table or demanding that you sell, except the fact that apple's a decent stock the way ibm or johnson & johnson might be, maybe not as good. maybe not as good as those. it's more like how intel and microsoft used to be after they peaked. does look like many of the different product lines have peaked or slowed too. recognize it has weapons at its disposal. it can make a better story, but right now the weapons are stuck in the arsenal. which is part of the disappointment. here'
Jan 24, 2013 6:00pm EST
especially since the death of the founder steve jobs. and until it either stops being public or trades to cash, management will have to do a better job of explaining itself. and if they care about the share price at all, apple needs to hit shareholders with a deal, a massive buyback or dividend boost. that's why it's worth holding. they've got to do that stat. otherwise, my prediction a la another one-time crowd pleaser, mr. t. is pain. let's go to brian in maryland. please, brian? >> caller: boo-yah, jim, from baltimore nation. ravens country. >> oh, man, good to have you onboard. you know i'm thinking of harbaugh will win this weekend. >> caller: i think a harbaugh will win. >> i don't like to narrow it beyond that. go. >> caller: jim, my question's in regard to the transforming tv market. with the inevitability of technologies like google fiber and the itv by apple, the new investment opportunities within the space of traditional content providers. >> right. >> caller: and also relatively new internet content providers such as netflix. >> uh-huh. well, look, netflix went up too much